→ Richard Dawkins on vivisection

By vijay on July 19, 2011 — 1 min read

At very least, I conclude that we have no general reason to think that non-human animals feel pain less acutely than we do, and we should in any case give them the benefit of the doubt. Practices such as branding cattle, castration without anaesthetic, and bullfighting should be treated as morally equivalent to doing the same thing to human beings.

via Richard Dawkins on vivisection: “But can they suffer?” – Boing Boing.

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